No 47

19 November 2001

Arab Columnists On 11September Aftermath

(MEES Translations)

The following column by 'Abdal-Rahman al-Rashid (Saudi) entitled "Where Is The AlternativeOpinion?" was published in Asharq al-Awsat on 28 October:

Tell me what you are watching andI will tell you who you are. This is the reality of the Arab world today where,thanks to the Arabism (in the globalism sense) of the media, you getidentical copies whether you go Beirut, Riyadh, Cairo, Tripoli or Rabat and...